Lee Schopp In 60 Seconds

I am a highly qualified and experienced executive who has worked as CEO, CFO and even Chair in the past. I bring energy, pragmatism and real common sense to both complex and simple problems. I work equally well leading a team, as part of team or alone on projects. I have worked with some of the largest and smallest firms in the world and bring that experience to the local firms who need it.

Specialist Skills


I have held Board positions for over 15 yeas including 2 CEO roles.

Profit Improvement

Getting under the covers to understand what really drives profit and focusing.

Executive Coaching

I act as an executive coach at levels from management to Board.

Exit Planning

I have worked on AIM listings, sales as well as succession planning.

Strategic Thinker

Developing financial strategy to expedite growth and increase valuation.

Track Record Highlights

  • I grew British Friendly from an almost dormant company into the 5th largest writer of income protection insurance in the UK.
  • I was a key part of management team that grew INCAT into a global engineering company, floating on AIM and then integrating into the TATA group, personally led UK turnover growth from £5M to £15M.
  • I was awarded IOD New Chartered Director of the year 2015.
  • I have negotiated and managed transformational commercial contracts including £16M JLR contract for Tata.
  • As interim CEO of MetFriendly, introduced room to think by removing non-core activities from Leadership team allowing a new, innovative strategy to be developed within a very short time.
  • Founder of successful micro-brewery setting up and leading a consortium of 20 investors.

Sector Experience

  • Banking & Financial Services: Insurance and Investments
  • Not for Profit: Mutuals
  • Services: Professional Services
  • Engineering: Software Engineering in Auto/Aero
  • Property & Real Estate: Residential and Commercial
  • Construction: Facilities Maintenance

What's next?

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